A tube-lipped nectar bat (Anoura fistulata) was found in Bolivia's Madidi National Park, the first time the species has ever been seen there.
Flowers often need reproductive help from birds and bees, not to mention bats, moths, lizards and primates.
A bat with a rock-star name builds a speaker out of leaves to amplify and modify its calls.
Not taking actions to help reduce the national rise in bat mortality could cost the United States billions of dollars.
Well, the world didn't come to an end -- despite lots of natural disasters and no more Oprah. But all the Discovery News readers wanted to talk about was a new species of bat.